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British English: /ˈparəlɛl/
American English: /ˈpɛrəˌlɛl/

Translation of parallel in French:


  • 3 (comparison)
    parallèle (m) (between entre) (to avec)
    in parallel to draw/establish a parallel between
    faire/établir un parallèle entre
    to be on a parallel with something
    être comparable à quelque chose
    without parallel
    sans pareil


  • 1 (Mathematics)
    parallèle (to, with à)
    parallel lines
    lignes (fpl) parallèles
  • 2 (similar)
    (case, example, experience, situation)
    analogue (to, with à)
    to develop along parallel lines
    évoluer de manière analogue
  • 4 (Electronics)
    (circuit, connection)
    monté en parallèle
  • 5 (Computing)
    (printer, transfer, transmission)


  • parallel toparallel with the species evolved parallel to one another
    les espèces ont évolué parallèlement

transitive verb p prés (British English) -ll- (American English) -l-

  • 2 (find a comparison)
    trouver un équivalent à
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